Royal Caribbean International Unveils 2014 European Deployments

*Update 27 March 2013 – Royal Caribbean International announced today that Oasis of the Seas will move to Europe for a short autumn season in 2014, marking the first time the ship has left Caribbean waters after entering service. Highlights of her deployment include an exclusive preview of the upcoming Quantum-class experience and special programs … Continue reading

Royal Caribbean Unveils 2012 European Deployment

Cruise giant Royal Caribbean International unveiled its 2012 Europe cruise deployment earlier this week, becoming the latest cruise line to raise capacity in the fast growing region. In total, the line will have 12 vessels sailing European waters on itineraries ranging from 3 to 16 nights, calling at 101 ports in 34 countries, including maiden visits to Arhus, Kenes and Klaksvik. … Continue reading

Longer Season, New Itineraries For Brilliance Of The Seas From Dubai

Royal Caribbean International has announced that the 2,501-guest Brilliance of the Seas will sail an extended winter 2011/2012 season from Dubai. The ship will return to the emirate in November 2011, 2 months earlier than previously planned, and offer an increased selection of itineraries including longer cruises of up to 18-nights.   18-Night Suez Canal … Continue reading

Royal Caribbean Enhances European Shore Excursions, To Open New Port In Jamaica

Following the announcement last week that it is to upgrade the Freedom of the Seas and Liberty of the Seas with facilities from its Oasis-class ships, cruise operator Royal Caribbean International is unveiling yet more enhancements for cruisers with new shore excursion arrangements across 55 ports in 22 European and Mediterranean countries, allowing guests to create a … Continue reading

Royal Caribbean Enters The Middle East

Royal Carribean International’s Brilliance of the Seas has made its maiden port call to Dubai. The 90,090-GRT vessel’s arrival yesterday marked the line’s official debut in the Middle East, where it will make 7-night roundtrip sailings in the region.   Homeporting in Dubai for the next 4 months, Brilliance of the Seas will call at … Continue reading